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P.O Box 484, Mt. Hagen, WHP
Wabag, EN, Papua New Guinea
: +675 5443 056


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Wabag, EN, Papua New Guinea
Engineering Jobs, Management Jobs, Others, Prof.Services jobs, Trades-Services Jobs
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Job Description:
Reporting to the Plant Metallurgist, the incumbent will oversee the performance of the processing plant in terms of operating efficiency and recovery as well as improving and maintaining performance in terms of safety, production and cost control. As part of the Graduate Program, the person will be required to spend time in various sections of the processing plant; including crushing and grinding, flotation, pressure oxidation and refinery.

Key responsibilities:
  • Ensuring metallurgical accounting records are maintained and daily metallurgical accounting reports are issued in a timely and accurate manner
  • Pursue new methods and practices for improving and optimising plant performance
  • Monitor usage of consumables
  • Reviewing reports, calculations and technical data analysis
  • Provision of technical guidance to operating personnel
  • Optimising metallurgical performance
  • Perform metallurgical laboratory test works when required
  • Maintain a high level of health and safety awareness and comply with the PJV Occupational Health & Safety Policy and all health and safety rules and procedures
Job Requirements:
The ideal candidate must have:
  • A degree in Metallurgical or Chemical Engineering.
  • A recent graduate after 2012 with 1 to 2 years work experience.
  • Sound communication skills and computer literacy in Windows applications (MS word, excel)
  • Relevant exposure to accounting principles, willingness to train, report writing and presentation skills are critical to the role
  • The incumbent must be a team player, be highly organised and able to perform multiple tasks paying attention to detail and deadlines

If you possess the ambition and drive to build a career with  the Porgera Joint Venture, forward your application and resume before the 20th January, 2017 to:  The Human Resources Superintendent Porgera Joint Venture P.O Box 484, MT HAGEN 281, WHP or Email: or Phone: (+675) 547 8912/545 3056 or Fax: (+675) 547 8102.
The Porgera Gold Mine has up to 3,000 employees of both Papua New Guinea nationals and expatriates from across the globe. We operate a full boarding and lodging facility which includes accommodation, messing facilities, and recreational facilities which includes a state-of- the-art gymnasium, and a 24-hour medical centre. We have a FIFO operation working on a 21 days on and 14 days off roster.  
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